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Southeast / Florida - 20 hours ago

Texas court delays execution of Rodney Reed

JAY JANNER/ AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN/TNS Rodney Reed, shown at a court hearing in 2017, has steadfastly maintained his innocence in the 1996 murder of Stacey Stites. BY CHUCK LINDELL AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN/ TNS AUSTIN, Texas – The highest criminal court in Texas on Nov. 15 blocked th...

Southeast / Florida - 21 hours ago

Bloomberg apologizes for stop-and-frisk policy

Former New York mayor admits mistake during church speech& EMILY MICHOT/MIAMI HERALD/TNS “The fact is, far too many people were being stopped while we tried to (reduce crime) and the overwhelming majority of them were Black and Latino,” Michael Bloomberg told congregants at a Black church....

Southeast / Florida - 21 hours ago

‘Harriet’ paints blunt picture Underground Railroad hero

’Harriet’ is the kind of instructional, no-nonsense biopic that may not take many artistic risks or sophisticated stylistic departures but manages to benefit from that lack of pretension.& This is an ideal introduction, or reintroduction, not just to Tubman, but to the inhumane system t...

Southeast / Florida - 22 hours ago

Immigration enforcement and the impact on Black workers

Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in its review of the Trump administration’s ending of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program that has allowed nearly 800,000 young, known as “Dreamers,” to avoid deportation and remain in the U.S. Regardless of which w...

Southeast / Florida - 22 hours ago

How to make the perfect Thanksgiving turkey

A tried-and-true method for achieving a tender and juicy entree BY SUSAN SELASKY DETROIT FREE PRESS/TNS Thanksgiving is a meal about comfort food, and that’s a good thing.& Comfort food doesn’t always come easy, but smart cooks know that a good game plan will get them through the...

Southeast / Florida - 22 hours ago

What 2020 elections mean for Republicans

If the 2019 elections are any indication, Republicans need to worry about their viability come 2020. In Virginia, Democrats have majorities in both its upper and lower houses. With a Democratic governor, Virginia has an unprecedented opportunity to shape public policy, especially around gun...

Southeast / Florida - 22 hours ago

Black America is better off under Trump’s leadership

Actions speak louder than words, and the Trump administration has bellowed its vision for Black America. For years, politicians have demonstrated reform and the advancement of our communities.& The results are far from what you hear in a stump speech. President Trump has fundamentally a...